Gov. Whitmer issues apology after violating Michigan COVID health order

Gov. Whitmer issues apology after she is seen allegedly violating social distancing orders
Gov. Whitmer issues apology after she is seen allegedly violating social distancing orders

LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has issued an apology for violating the state’s gathering and mask order.

A photo appeared online of Whitmer with at least a dozen people at a restaurant in Lansing. The current state epidemic orders from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services prohibits groups larger than six.

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The Governor’s office released the following statement Sunday regarding the incident:


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